• Saints trade DT Hicks to Patriots for TE Hoomanawanui

    METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have traded defensive lineman Akiem Hicks to the New England Patriots for tight end Michael Hoomanawanui.

  • Police close probe of Jordan incident at club charges

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Police say they’ve concluded an investigation of a night club incident involving New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan and do not plan to file any charges “at this time.”

  • Members of the Southern and Georgia training staff tend to Southern wide receiver Devon Gales (33) after he was injured in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Georgia  Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, in Athens , Ga. Gales was placed on backboard and taken off the field on a cart. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    Southern launches fund to support Devon Gales’ recovery

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Southern has launched the Devon Gales Fund to provide financial assistance to Gales’ medical expenses following his surgery for a spinal injury in Saturday’s loss at No. 8 Georgia.

  • Southern creates fund for injured football player

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Southern athletics and the Southern University System Foundation have created a fund to help injured Jaguars football player Devon Gales and his family with medical expenses.

  • LSU’s Fournette makes it 3 weeks for LSWA honors

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The voters for Louisiana Sports Writers Association Player of the Week honors agreed with the Southeastern Conference and gave offensive honors for the third straight week to LSU running back Leonard Fournette.